THE HODGE CENTRE based in London W1 offers biodynamic craniosacral therapy and mindfulness based psychotherapy in a quiet, studio setting.
VANESSA HODGE founded the centre in 2009.
Vanessa graduated film school in 1994 and built a successful career producing photo shoots for leading creatives in fashion, beauty and fragrance. She worked in London and Paris and went on to spend a decade in NYC and LA.
From 1995 onward she received craniosacral therapy and from 2000 relied heavily on a personal yoga and meditation practice to maintain balance in a stressful work environment.
In 2004 she began to train in complementary modalities at the Esalen Institute in CA, including craniosacral therapy and Anusara yoga.
She left the fashion industry to dedicate her time exclusively to her one to one craniosacral and psychotherapy work in london and holds JOURNEY INTO STILLNESS retreat programs at various locations in the UK and further afield. Retreats combine meditation, yoga, pranayama, nature and nutrition to support retreatants on a gentle and powerful journey into stillness over 3 days. Retreats are held in areas of outstanding natural beauty, maximising time spent outdoors enveloped by the surrounding landscape.
Vanessa is a biodynamic craniosacral therapist, trained as a yoga and pranayama teacher, has been a student of Tibetan Buddhism since 1998 and completed an MA in Mindfulness Based Psychotherapy.
BA, MA, BCST, RCST a member of the Craniosacral Therapy Association, accredited and registered with the UKCP, accredited with Yoga Alliance.